Royal Victoria Institute, Trinidad

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dc.description Colour: Sepia; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Divided en
dc.description.abstract The postcard shows the Victoria Institute which built to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria’s reign. Fire gutted the building 19th May, 1920 and it was rebuilt by June 1923 but renamed the National Museum and Art Gallery in 1965. The original building was designed by Daniel Meinerts Hahn, Chief Draughtsman at the Department of Public Works, Trinidad. In the foreground is Memorial Park. The postcard is addressed to Mr. Geo Kouchakji of Brooklyn, United States of America and the card is postmarked April 1919. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Davidson and Todd Ltd., Trinidad en
dc.rights Please contact the Main Library, The University of the West Indies for permission to use the digitized images. en
dc.subject Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Postcards en
dc.subject Historical buildings--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--Port of Spain en
dc.subject National museums--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject 1919 en
dc.subject Parks--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Trees--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Fences--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Shrubs--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Architecture--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Museums--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Windows--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Queens—-Great Britain en
dc.subject.other Memorial Park (Port of Spain) en
dc.subject.other Daniel Meinerts Hahn
dc.title Royal Victoria Institute, Trinidad en
dc.type Image en

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